Quilting For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 3, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 384 pages
Get the know-how you need to create beautiful quilts and decorative quilted items

Quilting is a fun hobby -- but where do you begin? From selecting fabrics and designing a quilt to stitching by hand or machine, this friendly guide shows you how to put all the pieces together -- and create a wide variety of quilted keepsakes for your home. We'll have you in stitches in no time!

Discover how to
* Select the right fabrics and threads
* Design your masterpiece
* Use quilting software
* Save time with rotary cutters and other cool tools
* Quilt by hand or machine
* Get creative with applique
 

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Contents

Part I Gathering Your Tools and Getting Ready
7
Part II Planning Your Masterpiece
49
Part III Sharpening Your Sewing Skills
87
Quilting the Pieces in Place
135
Projects to Try
179
Part VI The Part of Tens
325
Index
351
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Cheryl Fall is the author of 12 how-to books, has designed more than 2,500 projects for publication, and is the host of The Creative Life with Cheryl Fall on PBS.

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